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Tatsuya Nakadai

Born December 13, 1932 in Tokyo, Japan (some sources say 1930)
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Tatsuya Nakadai ( born Motohisa Nakadai December 13, 1932) is a Japanese leading film actor.
He became a star after he was discovered working as a Tokyo shop clerk by filmmaker Masaki Kobayashi during the early 1950s. He became the favorite leading man of internationally-acclaimed director Akira Kurosawa after a well publicized fallout between Kurosawa and the legendary Toshirō Mifune.
Beginning in the late 1950s, he worked with a number of Japan's best-known filmmakers, starring or co-starring in five Kurosawa films, along with significant films made by Hiroshi Teshigahara (The Face of Another), Mikio Naruse (When a Woman Ascends the Stairs), Kihachi Okamoto (Kill! and Sword of Doom), Hideo Gosha (Goyokin), Shiro Toyoda (Portrait of Hell) and Kon Ichikawa (Enjo and Odd Obsession).
Notably, his long-term collaboration with Masaki Kobayashi invites comparison to the working relationship between Akira Kurosawa and Toshirō Mifune. Nakadai was featured in 11 Kobayashi films including the The Human Condition trilogy, Harakiri, Samurai Rebellion and Kwaidan. The Thick-Walled Room marked Nakadai's acting debut. His next role was a little noticed and uncredited one in Akira Kurosawa's Seven Samurai where he appears for a few seconds as a samurai wandering about town.

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Actor
Gun Woman (2014)
as "Hamazaki"
as "Sumiyaki no Roujin (voice)"
as "Nobuhiro Sasakura"
as "Fujio"
as "Tadao Nakai"
Like Asura (2003)
as "Kotaro Takezawa"
as "Matsushita (Matsushita Denki Co.)"
as "Umetaro Katakura"
Kurosawa (2000)
as "Himself"
as "Tsuji Gettan"
as "Rentaro Katsu"
as "Yagyu Retsudo"
as "Oribe Furuta"
as "Daishu (Yuen Tai Chung)"
Heat Wave (1991)
as "Tsunejiro Murai"
as "Sugiyama"
as "Major Harada"
Hachi-ko (1987)
as "Shujiro Ueno"
as "Nobuyuki Kidoji"
Ran (1985)
as "Lord Hidetora Ichimonji"
as "Takeshi Tsukigata"
as "Masagoro Kiryuin - Onimasa"
Hill 203 (1980)
as "General Nogi"
Kagemusha (1980)
as "Shingen Takeda / Kagemusha"
as "Gomyo Kiyoemon"
as "Minami"
as "Jingi the Conqueror, leader of the Takamagahara"
as "Kumokiri Nizaemon"
Queen Bee (1978)
as "Ginzo Daidoji"
The Fossil (1974)
as "narrator"
I Am a Cat (1975)
as "Kushami"
Battle Cry (1975)
as "Hijikata Toshizo"
as ""
The Family (1974)
as "Teppei Manpyo"
as ""
as "The Devil"
The Wolves (1971)
as "Seji Iwahashi"
as "Sadashichi"
as "Colonel Hiromichi Yahara"
as ""
as "Jealous Ronin"
as "Naojiro Kataoka"
Bakumatsu (1970)
as "Shintaro Nakaoka"
as "Daizennokami Honjo"
as "Yoshihide"
Blood End (1969)
as "Sentaro"
Tenchu! (1969)
as "Hampeita Takechi"
as "Major Genjiro Akashi"
as ""
Goyokin (1969)
as "Magobei Wakizaka"
as "Narrator"
as "Narrator (voice)"
Kill! (1968)
as "Genta"
as "James Elfego"
as "Tatewaki Asano"
Kojiro (1967)
as ""
as "Shinji Kikyo"
as "Mr. Okuyama"
as "Ryunosuke Tsukue"
as "Oida"
as "Sakuma"
as "Tamiya Iemon"
Kwaidan (1964)
as "Mi nokichi (segment "Yuki-Onna")"
as ""
as "Chief Detective Tokura"
Harakiri (1962)
as "Hanshiro Tsugumo"
as "Ukon Takayama"
as "Kikuo Furukawa"
Sanjuro (1962)
as "Hanbei Muroto"
as "Heibei"
as "Minami"
Yojimbo (1961)
as "Unosuke, gunfighter"
as "Shingo Kuroki"
as "Kenichi Komatsu, the manager"
as "Kimura"
as ""
as "Tokari"
as "Jo"
as ""
as "Samurai Wandering through Town"
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